Erasmus Mundus Scholarship 2020 is delighted to invite all suitably qualified applicants, to apply for the awesome scholarship program.
The Erasmus Mundus Scholarship 2020, which is funded by the European Union. There are exclusively awarded to students coming from both EU and non-EU countries that have been selected to attend one of the Erasmus Mundus Joint Programs at Masters or Doctorate level.
However, the European Union’s Erasmus Mundus programme objectives are to enhance quality in higher education through scholarships and academic co-operation between the EU and the rest of the world.
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The courses covered for the Program
- Agriculture and Veterinary
- Engineering, Manufacture, and Construction
- Health and Welfare
- Humanities and Arts
- Mathematics and Computing
- Social Sciences
The program offers full-time scholarships that cover monthly allowance, participation costs, traveling and insurance costs of the students. The Erasmus Mundus grant amounts can vary according to the level of studies, the duration of studies, and the scholar’s nationality (scholarships for non-EU students are higher than for EU students).
Award of a double degree, a joint degree (that is, one single degree certificate issued on behalf of at least, two higher education institutions of the Erasmus Mundus Joint Master’s Degree Consortiumtudents).
Eligibility/Requirements for Erasmus Mundus scholarship 2020
The applicant must have already obtained a first degree or an equivalent level of learning according to the rules and regulations governing the country. This must be in place by January 2020 for the commencement of the programme.
While Programme Countries are eligible for all actions of EMJMD, Partnership Countries can only partake in some of the benefits and are subject to some conditions. Partnership countries include countries neighboring the EU, ranging from Regions 1 to 14.
Non-EU students are offered higher scholarship than EU students. This is as a result of that the scholarship students resident in the EU countries not qualifying for the monthly allowances. meanwhile, students resident in partnership countries spending part of the EMMC course in any of the partner countries are not entitled to the monthly subsistence allowance.
Studies must take place in at least, two of the Programme Countries and part of the studies can take place in Partner Countries.
Students from partner countries who have carried out their main studies or work for more than a total of 12 months over the last five years will be treated as programme country applicants.
Students can maximally apply for three different joint programmes supported by the Erasmus Mundus scholarship for a given academic year.
Former beneficiaries of Erasmus Mundus Joint Master’s Degree scholarship or the Masters/Doctoral Course scholarship holders are exempted from applying. Also, current beneficiaries are not qualified to benefit from any other European Union grant in the course or pursuant of their studies.
The total number of scholarships awarded to Programme Countries is limited to 25% of the total number of the scholarships available.
The Partnership Countries are awarded a minimum of 75% of the total scholarships.
Scholarship Deadline; February 20
How to Apply
Therefore, interested, and eligible candidates can apply for the scholarship by following the application procedure on the official website
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